East Thurrock United will host the Clarets as part of the Club’s pre-season preparations ahead of the 2021/22 term.


The game against the Rocks will take place at Rookery Hill on Saturday, 7th August and will kick off at 1pm.

A fixture against Hornchurch was due to take place on the same date, however, the friendly with East Thurrock has been arranged due to the Urchins’ involvement in the PitchingIn Isthmian Charity Shield.

Over the 2020/21 term, Paul Martin’s side played nine Isthmian Premier Division matches, during which they won one, drew two and lost six.

Our pre-season schedule so far:

Saturday, 10th July
Haringey Borough vs Chelmsford City

Tuesday, 13th July
Ware FC vs Chelmsford City

Saturday, 17th July
The Spartans FC vs Chelmsford City

Monday, 19th July
Chelmsford City vs MK Dons XI

Monday, 26th July
Chelmsford City vs King’s Lynn

Saturday, 31st July
Bishop’s Stortford vs Chelmsford City

Saturday, 7th August – 1pm
East Thurrock United vs Chelmsford City

Kick-off times will be confirmed closer to the fixtures and news regarding further pre-season friendlies will be released in due course.